Top 10 Free Activities to have fun with your Family

The French Riviera is full of many leisure activities, but let’s focus on the Top 10 outdoor activities that will delight your children.



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Our Selection of the 10 Best Free Activities on the French Riviera

Going on summer vacation with the children is sometimes not easy. We have chosen for you the 10 best free outdoors activities to do with your family. Whether you are on a weekend or on vacation on the French Riviera, these 10 family activities will entertain your children and give them memories they will recall with pleasure.

1. The Paillon Stroll (Nice)

Right in the heart of Nice, you will find play structures in the shape of giant wooden animals along the Coulée verte. Relax and enjoy the sun of the French Riviera, while watching your children play happily. Water fountains are installed in the middle of the park, for children to refresh between the water shoots. 

2. Parc (Mougins)

Focused on sustainable development, this playground of over 1000m2 is dedicated to families with children. This very family setting is located a few km from Cannes, and has many acrobatic rides, slides and cabins. The Wooden attractions appeal strongly to children from 2 to 12 years old.

Picnic tables and dry toilets are also available. 

3. Fort Carré (Antibes)

A historical place where sporting events take place, it counts with an athletic track, Fort Carré opens its doors to offer your little ones a fun scooter ride on weekends.

4. The Bouillides park (Sophia-Antipolis)

Ideal for ball, bicycle or scooter fans, the Bouillides park has an area for children too.

5. “The World of Yosi” Vaugrenier Park (Villeneuve-Loubet)

A very complete playground near Nice. Bike rides, picnic tables, ball games or large spider webs, everything to work on your children’s agility.



6. A park on the theme of castles (Villeneuve-loubet)

A park for all ages focused on the medieval theme, enough to teach children and adults about history all while having fun.

7. The Eco Parc des Plans (Villeneuve-loubet)

If you are looking for a “tree climbing” type park near Nice, this playground is made for you, its structures are made of wood. The Echo Parc des Plans offers a wide choice of activities: balance logs, rope courses, giant swings …

8. The Fontmerle Pond (Mougins)

Known by locals as a place to jog or walk your dog, the Fontmerle Pond is perfect for families with children. What could be better as a summer outdoor activity than to feed the ducks and observe the blooming water lilies?

9. The Leisure Park (Opio)

Vast Leisure Park, you will come across some amateur cyclists. This leisure park offers play structures for children as well as a sports path for the parents, from Monday to Saturday.

10. The garden of Alexia (Mandelieu-la-Napoule)

The Garden of Alexia is a fairly new park with a playground facility accessible to handicapped  people. Unique in the region, this space has a turnstile that can accommodate two wheelchairs and six children.

Having fun with the family doing outdoor activities is a way to get away from our daily routines while spending quality time with your children.

Whether it is for long holidays or for a  weekend, enjoy playing tennis with your children. Our resort’s prestigious tennis academy, the Mouratoglou Academy, offers classes for people of all ages and levels, all along the year. For the parents who are just waiting for their children to finish their training, we offer access to the fitness room with group lessons.

So don’t wait any longer to discover these activities with the family, and book your stay at Mouratoglou Hotel & Resort now!

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